Thomas Gregory was born in Camden or Currituck County about 1842 to Samuel Gregory and his wife Chloe Gregory. (His CSA Army record states he was born in Camden County.) When the War Between the State began, he enlisted in

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Lemuel Sawyer

Lemuel Sawyer, United States Congressmen and author, was born in 1777 in Camden County, the youngest of Lemuel and Mary Taylor’s nine children.  Born into a well-connected and wealthy family, young Lemuel received an education at Flatbush Academy on Long

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Isaac Gregory

     Isaac Gregory, Revolutionary War militia general, was born in 1737 in Pasquotank County, the son of William and Judith Morgan Gregory.  Little is known of Gregory’s early life; however, he served as a county sheriff in the 1760s and early

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